Monday, September 25th, 2017

Khiri Travel the First to Earn Travelife Partner Status in Indonesia and Laos

Khiri Travel in Indonesia and Laos have both been awarded Travelife Partner status following a major social and environmental audit. Khiri Travel is the first in both Indonesia and Laos to earn Travelife Partner status. Travelife certification for tour operators and travel agents comes in three rising stages: Engaged, Partner, and Certified. Khiri Travel Indonesia [...]

Khiri Group Rebrands as Yaana Ventures

Yaana Ventures has been launched as the new name for the diversified tourism and hospitality entity, formerly known as Khiri Group, which has its HQ in Bangkok. Yaana Ventures CEO Willem Niemeijer, announcing the rebrand on the eve of ITB Berlin, March 8, said that Yaana Ventures, at its birth, comprises a dynamic mix of [...]

Khiri Travel Adds Forest Camping in Sri Lankan Hills

Soft adventure with porters and some creature comforts makes trip accessible. (View video highlights of the trip here including wildlife from nearby nature reserves.) Khiri Travel Sri Lanka has introduced a three-day/two-night forest hiking trip from Ohiya to Bambarakanda in the central Sri Lankan hill country. The trip includes guides, porter and chef, making the [...]

Khiri Travel Appoints Richard Brouwer as CEO

Former Diethelm Travel Group CEO Richard Brouwer will become CEO of Khiri Travel, effective 4 January 2016. The appointment was made by Willem Niemeijer, former CEO of Khiri Travel who will now become the Chairman of the company. “Richard’s appointment is a major statement by Khiri Travel. It underscores Khiri Travel’s ambition to grow while [...]